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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
332 PM MDT Tue May 16 2017

...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and west Texas this afternoon
and evening...

.A deep low pressure system with a cold front will move across
the southern Rocky Mountains bringing windy conditions to the
region. West to southwest winds will gust from 50 to 55 mph...
mainly during the late afternoon and early evening. Blowing dust
will reduce the visibility to less than 2 miles over a few
locations mainly in the El Paso area.

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-170200-
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Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
Including the cities of Cliff, Buckhorn, Gila Hot Springs,
Mule Creek, Silver City, Lake Roberts, Kingston, Fort Bayard,
Mimbres, Hurley, Faywood, Grant County Airport, Lordsburg,
Red Rock, Virden, Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale,
Deming, Columbus, Hillsboro, Winston, Truth Or Consequences,
Derry, Spaceport, Garfield, Hatch, Radium Springs, Las Cruces,
Vado, Sunland Park, Alamogordo, Tularosa, White Sands Monument,
Chaparral, Orogrande, White Sands Range Headquarters, Mescalero,
Timberon, Mountain Park, Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit,
Mayhill, Pinon, Sacramento, Crow Flats, Downtown El Paso,
West El Paso, Upper Valley, East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro,
Fort Bliss, Hueco Tanks, Loma Linda, Cornudas, Dell City,
Salt Flat, Sierra Blanca, Fabens, Fort Hancock, Tornillo,
and Indian Hot Springs
332 PM MDT Tue May 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will increase from the late morning into the
  afternoon and attain maximum speeds between 4 pm and 6 pm.

* WINDS...West to southwest winds will have sustained speeds
  around 35 mph with gusts from 50 to 55 mph.|

* IMPACTS...The strong winds will create hazardous driving
  conditions...especially for high profile vehicles. Property
  damage will be possible over a few areas including downed
  trees and power lines. Blowing dust may reduce the visibility
  to less than 2 miles over a few areas including along
  Interstate 10 between El Paso and Las Cruces and also around
  Deming and Lordsburg.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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